Lars Petter Storm

Brief Life History of Lars Petter

When Lars Petter Storm was born on 21 February 1858, in Västmanland, Sweden, his father, Anders Benjaminsson Storm, was 36 and his mother, Cajsa Christina Jacobsdotter, was 36. He married Karolina Vilhelmina Latt on 16 May 1885, in Sweden. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Medåker, Västmanland, Sweden in 1886 and New Sweden, Aroostook, Maine, United States in 1900. He died on 9 December 1900, in Westmanland, Aroostook, Maine, United States, at the age of 42, and was buried in Aroostook, Maine, United States.

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Lars Petter Storm
Karolina Vilhelmina Latt
Marriage: 16 May 1885
Lars Anton Storm
Henning Carl Storm
Hulda Natalia Storm
Gerda Wilhelmina Storm
Emma Carolina Storm
Ernest August Storm
Arnold Gilbert Storm

Sources (13)

  • Lars Storm, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lars Petter Storm, "Find A Grave Index"
  • L P Storm in entry for Everet Everet August, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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Name Meaning

English, North German, Dutch, and Scandinavian: nickname for a man of blustery or stormy temperament, from Middle English, Middle Low German storm, Old Norse stormr ‘storm’.

Flemish and Dutch: occupational name for someone who sounded the alarm-bell, warning people for a coming storm, Middle Dutch storm.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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